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Bad Santa

Bad Santa

Bad Santa

2003 / 88min / DCP

DIRECTOR: TERRY ZWIGOFF

CAST: BILLY BOB THORNTON, TONY COX, BERNIE MAC, JOHN RITTER

Terry Zwigoff in person.

New York premiere of the Director's Cut

In this holiday standard, Thornton plays an alcoholic, grab-assy safecracker who makes his living by posing as a mall Santa once a year and then making off with the accumulated Christmas-season loot. Zwigoff’s filthy-funny lowbrow laff riot evokes both Redd Foxx and The Little Rascals. With snot-nosed Thurman Merman, the least-lovable scamp of all-time, and the dream team of Tony Cox, Bernie Mac, and John Ritter.

Bad Santa screens as part of the series Terry Zwigoff

Due to a request from Terry Zwigoff, we will be showing his preferred director’s cut of the film on DCP instead of the theatrical version on 35mm.